Data specific to Daylilies (Edit)
AHS link: AHS Daylily Cultivar Info
Hybridizer: Williamson
Year of Registration or Introduction: 1970
Foliage type: Semi-evergreen
Scape height: 12 inches
Bloom size: 2 inches
Bloom time: Early
Rust Resistance: Shows Susceptibility
Rust Resistance Decimal Score: 4.8
Bloom Traits: Self
Bloom Form: Single
Color description: grape self
AHS Awards: Award of Merit: 1977
Honorable Mention: 1974
JC: 1971
DFM: 1975
FS: 1992, 2013

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Flowers: Showy
Propagation: Seeds: Will not come true from seed
Propagation: Other methods: Division
Ploidy: Diploid
Parentage: Lavender Doll x sdlg
Child plants: 79 child plants

Common names
  • Daylily

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  • Posted by DeweyRooter (southeast Georgia - Zone 8b) on Jun 8, 2022 7:55 AM concerning plant:
    This is a pretty little plant. Unfortunately, it was very susceptible to rust here in zone 8b, so I had to get rid of it. It also dwindled after a year or so in my garden, so I would characterize Little Grapette as one of those dormants that really does not do well in the warmer zones.
  • Posted by Joy (Kalama, Wa. - Zone 8b) on Dec 3, 2011 5:40 AM concerning plant:
    A miniature of medium purple, slightly recurved, vigorous.
Plant Events from our members
Lilydaydreamer On July 3, 2014 Obtained plant
Split and sold leaving small clump
SunriseSide On July 15, 2021 Bloomed
Mellis0821 On May 24, 2019 Bloomed
First bloom at Alexas
dgoddard On June 6, 2020 Bloomed
Lots of blooms on scapes this year (2020) Plants much thicker.
dgoddard On June 5, 2019 Bloomed
Planted in May and June 2018 with very little bloom production. This year, 2019, more blooms, but only two scapes per clump. No rebloom at all. Only bloomed in June.
DeweyRooter On September 6, 2021 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Dug up and donated to a northern home.
DeweyRooter On September 6, 2021 Plant Ended (Removed, Died, Discarded, etc)
Dug up and donated to a northern home.
DeweyRooter On June 6, 2021 Bloomed
DeweyRooter On May 24, 2020 Bloomed
DeweyRooter On August 18, 2019 Obtained plant
Received three large plants as bonus from Oakes Daylilies. Planted in bed.
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Discussion Threads about this plant
Thread Title Last Reply Replies
Hemerocallis Little Grapette by Plantainia Jan 5, 2014 11:55 PM 1
Wrong ID by Calif_Sue Jul 22, 2022 3:54 PM 0

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